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    Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    We're favored by 0, but so are they.

    http://www.vegasinsider.com/college-...7-12/time/1900



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Not even Vegas has any idea what's going to happen. I'm interested to see how this line moves during the week.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    I know, getting ahead of ourselves, but you think there is a chance that WVU would be a underdog at ISU considering their slide?



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    I'm more interested in what the over/under will be. I'm beginning to wonder if they can set Baylor's o/u high enough.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    If we don't win this and win it comfortably, the wheels have come off for this year.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Early betting has moved the line to ISU -2. We are favored now.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Not surprised both teams are inconsistent right now. We will bounce back not sure when.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Quote Originally Posted by jaretac View Post
    I know, getting ahead of ourselves, but you think there is a chance that WVU would be a underdog at ISU considering their slide?
    Oh God, I hope not!



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Crazy that the line's moved toward us. This would be just the 2nd game that we've been favored in all season.

    Here's an interesting question... when's the last time ISU was favored in a conference game that wasn't vs. Kansas?



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Quote Originally Posted by CyFan61 View Post
    Crazy that the line's moved toward us. This would be just the 2nd game that we've been favored in all season.

    Here's an interesting question... when's the last time ISU was favored in a conference game that wasn't vs. Kansas?

    2010 last game vs Colorado?


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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Quote Originally Posted by Ry4Cy View Post
    Oh God, I hope not!
    You hope not? Why would you possibly hope not? ISU being favored over WVU would mean we had won 2-3 of our next four games and they had lost 2-3 of their next four games. Why wouldn't you want that?



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    If Baylor's offense comes to play, well, I'm not liking the good guy's chances.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    I don't see this going well, being favored in a conference game against non-mythical animals is highly uncharted territory.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Quote Originally Posted by Stewo View Post
    If Baylor's offense comes to play, well, I'm not liking the good guy's chances.
    We're 3-3-1 against the spread so far this year. Remember last week when nobody could figure out why OSU was a two touchdown favorite? The people putting money on the line tend to know what's up. The smart money putting money down on the opening line is favoring Iowa State. That makes me feel better about our chances.



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    Re: Baylor/ISU game opens as a pick 'em (0 point favorites)

    Quote Originally Posted by Clark View Post
    I'm more interested in what the over/under will be. I'm beginning to wonder if they can set Baylor's o/u high enough.
    Thats the tough one to judge. I think it'll probably be relatively low (50) for Baylor.

    Personally I expect the line to move towards Baylor and go off around 2 or 3 for them.


    I am terrified if Lache Seastrunk gets lots of carries. Just our luck he'll finally get a big role against us after Briles punished him for twittering about no PT. Briles finally gave him some touches at the end of the Texas game and he looks simply awesome he's really stocky and strong for such a burner...and Michael Turner at No Ill is exactly who he reminds me of. He is much better than Salubi.



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